The organisers of the 2022 Qatar World Cup said on Saturday that "there will be no decision imposed" on the country to extend the tournament to 48 teams.

Imperious Nadal blows away Djokovic to land ninth Rome title

Rafael Nadal proved that he would still be the man to beat when the French Open begins later this month after he humbled Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 in the Italian Open final on Sunday to win a record 34th ATP Masters 1000 title.

US favourites in toughest-ever Women''s World Cup field

The United States may be favourites to retain their Women's World Cup title but the rapid development of the game globally means they will face a tougher field than ever before when the tournament gets underway in France on June 7.

120 athletes participated in the Swimming prize of 8th Provincial Phu Dong Sports

(HBO) - At the V'star Entertainment Center swimming pool, the Department of Education and Training organized the Swimming prize of 8th Provincial Phu Dong Sports in 2019.

Vietnamese player named in top five at AFC Cup 2019 qualifiers

The Fox Sport Asia website has named Vietnamese midfielder Nguyen Quang Hai as one of the top five players in the fifth qualifier round of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup 2019.

Vietnam national team to play hosts Thailand in King’s Cup 2019 opener

The Vietnam senior football team will face hosts Thailand in their opening match of the 47th King’s Cup, which is scheduled to take place at the beginning of June, according to the draw for the international tournament to be held in Bangkok on May 8.

UMB Rankings: Tran Quyet Chien sets new milestone for Vietnamese billiards

Leading cueist Tran Quyet Chien has set a new milestone for Vietnamese billiards as he jumped three spots to take third place in the latest world rankings, as announced by the Union Mondiale de Billard (UMB) on May 4.

Foreign-born players welcomed to contribute to Vietnamese football

At the beginning of June, the national senior team and the U23 squad will all gather to prepare for their important goals in 2019. With the desire to improve the quality of both squads, the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) leaders and coach Park Hang-seo have affirmed that they will seriously consider and create favourable conditions for talented foreign-born Vietnamese players who want to contribute to the country's football.

Second stage of Cycling Tournament “Back to Dien Bien Phu – People’s Army Newspaper Cup” wraps up

(HBO) - The Cycling Tournament "Back to Dien Bien Phu – People’s Army Newspaper Cup” officially kicked off in Hanoi on May 1.

Van Son commune has been developing the movement of mass sports

(HBO) - Implementing the campaign "All people train their bodies to follow the example of great Uncle Ho", the movement of mass spots in Van Son commune (Lac Son) has been developing in the past years. Every year besides organizing sports tournaments such as volleyball, football, athletics and so on, the commune has been paying great attention to maintaining and preserving the national sports such as stick pushing and array hitting.

The bicycle race "Returning to Dien Bien Phu - 2019, the Cup of the People''s Army Newspaper"

(HBO) - On the occasion of the 65th practical anniversary of Dien Bien Phu's historic victory (May 7, 1954 - May 7, 2019), the People's Army Newspaper, General Department of Sports and Physical Training, Vietnam Bicycle and Motorbike Federation and Mai Linh Group have cooperated with many other appropriate authorities and localities to organize the race "Returning to Dien Bien Phu - 2019, the Cup of the People's Army Newspaper".

Exciting gymnastics and sports movement in workers

(HBO) - Responding to the campaign "All people train the body to follow the example of the great Uncle Ho", the units and enterprises in the province always pay attention and focus on organizing many physical activities - sports (sports) for workers, employees.

Over 80 athletes compete in badminton, table-tennis tourney in Tan Lac

(HBO) - The Centre for Culture, Sports and Information of Tan Lac district, Hoa Binh province, organised the 2019 badminton and table-tennis championship on April 24-25.

The vitality of the movement "All people unite to build a cultural life" in Lac Son district

(HBO) - During the past years, the movement "All people unite to build a cultural life" has been widely deployed in Lac Son district. It has been helping to arouse the power of the great unity of the entire people, making an important contribution to implementing the objectives of the economic, cultural and social development in the locality.

Sport tournaments for responding to Workers Month

(HBO) - The Trade Union of provincial Industrial Parks cooperated with the Trade Union of the industry and trade to organize Sport tournaments to respond to the Workers Month and the Labor Safety and Sanitation Month in 2019.

Vietnamese runner wins gold at Asian Athletics Championships 2019

Vietnamese athlete Quach Thi Lan secured a gold medal in the women’s 400m hurdles at the 2019 Asian Athletics Championships in Qatar on the evening of April 22 (local time).

180 athletes join 16th soft volleyball tournament of banking sector

(HBO) – The 16th soft volleyball tournament of the banking sector of Hoa Binh province took place from April 20-21, drawing the participation of 180 athletes.

Vietnamese female weightlifter wins three golds at continental championships

Female weightlifter Vuong Thi Huyen has excelled to win three gold medals in the 45kg weight class at the ongoing 2019 Asian Weightlifting Champions in Ningbo, China, on April 21.

Vietnam U18 team set out for international tournament in Hong Kong (China)

The 20-member Vietnam U18 squad left Hanoi for Hong Kong (China) on April 17 to attend the International Youth Invitational Football Tournament 2019, hosted by the Hong Kong Football Association from April 19 to 22.

"The family of table tennis " in the south of Luong Son district

HBO - Ms. Nguyen Thi Nguyet from Trung Bao village, Cao Thang commune (Luong Son) was really happy when she witnessed her daughter (Trinh Khanh Ly, a school student of Cu Chinh Lan high school) taking the throne of winning the the championship of XD (men's and women's doubles) for table tennis at the 8th Phu Dong Sports Festival - 2019 of the province.

Dominant Nadal makes winning start in Monte Carlo

Rafa Nadal produced a claycourt masterclass to pick apart fellow Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1 6-1, as the world number two began his Monte Carlo Masters title defense in stunning fashion on Wednesday.

Vietnam strikes three gold medals at Aerobic Suzuki World Cup in Tokyo

Vietnam’s aerobic team won three medals of each colour at the newly concluded Suzuki Cup 2019 - FIG World Cup Series Tokyo International in Japan.

Int’l table-tennis tourney kicks off in Hai Duong

The eighth International Table-Tennis Tournament for Hoang Thach Cup kicked off in the northern province of Hai Duong on April 12.

Vietnam, Japan drawn together in AFC U20 Futsal Championship

Vietnam will face Japan and Tajikistan in Group C of the 2019 AFC U20 Futsal Championship following the official draw in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on April 11.

Top shuttler off to good start at Ciputra Hanoi int’l badminton tourney

Vietnam’s no. 1 badminton player Nguyen Tien Minh progressed to the second round of the ongoing Ciputra Hanoi – Yonex Sunrise Vietnam International Challenge 2019 after overcoming Chong Yee Han 2-0 (21-15, 21-9) in their men’s singles opener on April 9.